• Governor Rick Scott activated the State Emergency Operations Center Thursday to enhance the coordination of resources to relief centers around the state helping Puerto Ricans evacuating after Hurricane Maria devastated the island.
  • The Senate’s new Budget Chief helps launch “Recovering Clay,” to help people impacted in his district by flooding from Hurricane Irma.
  • University leaders want to make it clear hazing will not be tolerated in Florida and supported FSU President John Thrasher who indefinitely suspended Greek activities after the death of one student and the arrest of others on drug charges.

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